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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Ottawa (YOW)

Distance from Detroit to Ottawa (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport) is 440 miles / 708 kilometers / 382 nautical miles.

How far is Ottawa from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Ottawa. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 440.078 miles
  • 708.237 kilometers
  • 382.417 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 439.249 miles
  • 706.903 kilometers
  • 381.697 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW) is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Ottawa.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (198 pounds).

Airport information


A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport
City: Ottawa
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YOW
ICAO Code: CYOW
Coordinates: 45°19′20″N, 75°40′9″W

Detroit to Ottawa flight path

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Ottawa (YOW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
440
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
440

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